It’s Your Colusa County: Kristi Ward

Name: Kristi Ward

Age: 51

City of residence: Williams

Occupation: Food and nutrition director

Family: Spouse Brent; children Allison and Ryan

Describe yourself in three words: Honest, friendly, dedicated.

What kind of pets do you have? Two dogs and one stray cat.

What do you most enjoy about your job? Creating meals that students will enjoy.

What is your dream job? Retirement.

What was your first job? Worked at Maggie’s Drive-In, cooking burgers and making shakes.

What’s something about yourself that your friends might not know? Hmmm…My real first name.

Who do you most admire? My family.

What is your favorite book or movie? My favorite movie is “On Golden Pond.”

What’s your favorite thing to do on a rainy day? Read or watch a movie.

What is your favorite childhood memory? Camping with my family.

What’s something you can’t live without? Coffee!

What do you like most about Colusa County? It’s slow paced and has friendly people.

What would you like to change about Colusa County? The roads.

If you could write a biography about someone local, who would it be and why? My Grandfather Bill Abel, his years of dedication to Williams High in video taping sports.

Where do you get your news? The Pioneer Review or TV news.